Phytochemicals are basically chemicals from plants that "may" affect health. You've heard of them, guaranteed. Phytochemicals in non-scientific English are vitamins, minerals and other beneficial nutrients that you can obtain through eating fruits and vegetables. They are broken down into two categories; essential and non-essential.
Our environment has a lot to do with our mental health. By making your home a more relaxing and pleasing place to be you can reduce stress and create a happier life for yourself and the people who live with you.
The Internet is amazing. Anything we want to know is a few seconds away, but it is difficult to know what is good information and what is not. As a twenty-something, I have a lot of questions and I have a lot of stress. Within the last year, I have been turning to a few [...]
I may have found the best chocolate recipe ever, and I feel like I have to share it. I'm sure you won't argue with me! But seriously, I'm allergic to dairy, and I'm sensitive to sugar so it seemed to me that I was going to have to give up chocolate forever, especially because the [...]
I believe that there has been a shift in consciousness recently about the quality of food that we are consuming. In the past few years, there has been a shift towards purchasing local and wholesome food and therefore, more people have been eating seasonally. As this movement has occurred, people have started to realize that [...]
Joint pain is something that I know all too well... When I had Lyme Disease, it was a part of my everyday. It was frustrating to find no answers about the cause of my pain and it was difficult for me to decide to take the prescription painkillers that my doctor gave me, and comprehend [...]
Herbalism began as a last resort for me. I had a debilitating case of Lyme Disease and none of my mainstream doctors knew how to help me. In case you don't know, Lyme Disease is extremely difficult to diagnose, partly because not enough is known about it and also because the medical testing that is [...]